Dr. Deepak Rao is a gynaecologist and laparoscopic surgeon. A pioneer of endoscopic surgery (laparascopy and hysteroscopy) in Bangalore, Dr. Rao specializes in laparoscopic hysterectomies, fibroid surgeries, endometriosis, ectopic pregnancies and infertility surgeries. His other field of interest is uro-gynecology especially urinary incontinence surgeries.
In 1989, Dr. Rao graduated with flying colours from Topiwala National Medical College, Mumbai. He received RAJ_0245 croppedtwelve gold medals. He went on to his post-graduation and got his MD, DGO, FCPS and DNB. But more than his glowing academic career, what makes Dr. Rao stand out is his unparalleled experience in endoscopic surgery. In a career spanning over 25 years, Dr. Rao has performed thousands of laparoscopic cases. He has undergone extensive training and, to this day, attends conferences around the globe.He is deeply motivated to spread the benefits of keyhole surgeries, as he feels that women need to recover and get back to their normal lives as soon as possible after surgery. To this end, he offers laparoscopic surgeries at cost or even free to genuinely needy patients.
One of Dr. Rao-s core beliefs is in the power of positive thinking, and that modern medicine combined with a positive outlook is the key to holistic healing. True to his ideals, Dr. Rao-s pursuits outside medicine are just as enriching. He believes exercise should be an integral part of life and is an avid cyclist, who has cycled in many countries. His other interests include hiking, photography and travel.
He is married to Dr Shalini Rao, and they together run the hospital, adding a personal touch to the care that every patient recieves.
MBBS, 1989, Bombay Medical College, Mumbai
MD, 1991, BomBay Medical College , Mumbai
FCPS (Mid & Gynae), 1992, College of Physicians & Surgeons
DGO, 1991, College of Physicians & Surgeons